Beavertail Cactus Opuntia humifusa Orange Form

Beavertail Cactus Opuntia humifusa Orange Form

  • Plant ID: 2300
  • Family: Cactaceae
  • Family Common Name: Cactus Family
  • Genus: Opuntia
  • Species: humifusa
  • Cultivar: Orange Form
  • Common Name: Beavertail Cactus
  • Accession Number: 2009-0235-B
  • Site: Sunken Rock Garden
  • Sub-Site: Meadow Side
  • Native Range: E and C USA, E Canada
  • Plant Description: A native cactus! Flat, spined pads creep along the ground and offer stunning orange spring blooms rather than the typical yellow.